Meet the world's richest man

Several tech titans rank among Forbes' list of the world's richest people.


Forbes recently released its list of the world's billionaires, and those who made their fortunes in the technology and telecom industries had a fair showing.

The list is up to a record 1,210 billionaires, and 89 came from the technology industry, including Google founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page (tied at No. 24), Amazon's Jeff Bezos (No. 30), Dell's Michael Dell (No. 44), Microsoft's Steve Ballmer (No. 46) and Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg (No. 52).

Only 20 came from the telecom industry, but that includes the richest man in the world. Read on to see the top 10 richest people.